Established in 1895, Wichita State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Wichita (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Kansas. Officially accredited/recognized by the The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Wichita State University (WSU) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Wichita State University (WSU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 121 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. WSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.